Maikel Franco’s broken wrist will cost him any shot he had at the National League Rookie of the Year award.
This isn't a Cole Hamels situation, where the Phillies desperately needed to trade him to jumpstart the rebuild.
Chase Utley is swinging a hot bat since coming off the disabled list, going 13 for 26 with five doubles, a homer and seven RBIs in seven games.
PHOENIX – Chase Utley continues to swing the bat well since coming off the disabled list.
Chase Utley is getting closer.
The second baseman, recovering from right ankle inflammation, will begin a rehab assignment on Sunday at Triple A Lehigh Valley.